30 Jan Strymon
News May 2019
If you are looking for a proper old school delay machine that has modern features and reliability (and is available to buy at a sensible price) then you should take a look at the Strymon Volante magnetic echo machine. This will set you back £399 but you get: “truly exceptional sound quality and intuitive playability, Volante is designed to radically enhance the sonic expressiveness of your pedalboard. Featuring magnetic drum echo, tape echo, and reel-to-reel studio echo, Volante is a stereo multi-head delay that also offers a Sound on Sound mode and a vintage spring reverb algorithm. Volante’s powerful sound-sculpting controls provide limitless sonic possibilities.”
Strymon, part of Damage Control were founded in 2004 with the release of a line of tube-driven effects pedals, which earned critical acclaim and became favourites among guitarists across the globe. In 2009 they began developing products under the Strymon name, and the rest is history!
Strymon are well known for their Big Sky reverb pedal and the range also includes delay, compression, drive and modulation.